LGA1155 Intel ivy bridge processor ready
This motherboard supports the Intel ivy bridge processors in the LGA1155 package, with memory and PCI Express controllers integrated to support 2-channel DDR3 memory and 16 PCI Express 2.0 lanes. This provides great graphics performance. Intel ivy bridge processors are among the most powerful and energy efficient CPUs in the world.
Intel B75 express chipset
The Intel B75 express is the latest single-chipset design that supports the new socket 1155 Intel Core i3/Core i5/Core i7 processors. It improves performance by utilizing serial point-to-point links, allowing for increased bandwidth and stability. Additionally, the P8B75-M LX PLUS comes with 1 SATA 6 Gbps and 5 SATA 3 Gbps ports for faster data retrieval, doubling the bandwidth of current bus systems.
PCIe 3.0 ready
PCI Express 3.0 (PCIe 3.0) is the PCI Express bus standard with improved encoding schemes that provide twice the performance of current PCIe 2.0. Total bandwidth for a x16 link reaches a maximum of 32 Gbps, double the 16 Gbps of PCIe 2.0 (in x16 mode). As such, PCIe 3.0 provides users unprecedented data speeds, combined with the convenience and seamless transition offered by complete backward compatibility with PCIe 1.0 and PCIe 2.0 devices.
Native SATA 6 Gbps support
The Intel B75 chipset natively supports next-generation Serial ATA (SATA) storage interface, this motherboard delivers up to 6.0 Gbps data transfer rates. Additionally, get enhanced scalability, faster data retrieval, double the bandwidth of current bus systems.
Native USB 3.0 support
The Intel B75 chipset natively supports next-generation USB 3.0 technology. Experience ultra-fast data transfer at 4.8 Gbps with USB 3.0 - the latest connectivity standard. Built to connect easily with components and peripherals, USB 3.0 transfers data 10 times faster and is also backward compatible with USB 2.0 components.
Go to the limit with iGPU level up
GPU boost accelerates the integrated GPU for extreme graphics performance. The user-friendly interface facilitates flexible frequency adjustments. It easily delivers stable system-level upgrades for every use.
Energy efficiency all around
Tap into the world's first real-time PC power saving chip through a simple onboard switch or AI Suite II utility. Get total system-wide energy optimization by automatically detecting current PC loadings and intelligently moderating power consumption. This also reduces fan noise and extends component longevity!
Real-time network bandwidth control
With a single-click on/off button, the application currently in use has its data and network bandwidth prioritized over other programs. Moreover, you can prioritize your favorite software easily by configuring profiles through the intuitive user interface. Within the profile, programs can be pre-scheduled to run in a specific time period to avoid network congestion and long-waits on downloads.
One-stop access to ASUS features
With its user-friendly interface, ASUS AI Suite II consolidates all the exclusive ASUS features into one simple to use software package. It allows users to supervise overclocking, energy management, fan speed control, voltage and sensor readings, and even interact with mobile devices via Bluetooth. This all-in-one software offers diverse and ease to use functions, with no need to switch back and forth between different utilities.
Active quiet and cool
ASUS Fan Xpert intelligently allows users to adjust both the CPU and chassis fan speed according to different ambient temperature, which is caused by different climate conditions in different geographic regions and system loading. Built-in variety of useful profiles offers flexible controls of fan speed to achieve a quiet and cool environment.
ASUS anti-surge protection
This special design prevents expensive devices and the motherboard from damage caused by power surges from switching power supply (PSU).
CrashFree BIOS 3
The ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 allows users to restore corrupted BIOS data from a USB flash disk containing the BIOS file. This utility saves users the cost and hassle of buying a replacement BIOS chip.
Flexible and easy BIOS interface
ASUS UEFI BIOS offers the first mouse-controlled graphical BIOS designed with selectable modes, providing a user-friendly interface that goes beyond the traditional keyboard-only controls.
ASUS exclusive interface
EZ Mode displays frequently-accessed info. Users can choose system performance settings, and drag and drop boot priorities. Advanced mode for performance enthusiasts includes detailed DRAM settings via a dedicated memory info page for complete insight.
Intel SBA supportIn The Box
Intel SBA (Small Business Advantage) is a combination of hardware and software that provides unique security and productivity capabilities designed for small businesses.
- ASUS P8B75-M LX PLUS
- 2 x Serial ATA cable
- I/O back plate